Casey Maguire, MD

Harvard Medical School

Casey Maguire, PhD is an associate professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School and assistant investigator in the Department of Neurology at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Casey’s main interests lie in the development of better gene therapy vectors, especially adeno-associated virus (AAV). His laboratory has discovered and developed new gene delivery systems to overcome in vivo barriers that currently prevent efficient therapy in patients. In collaboration with disease experts, he has developed preclinical therapies for hereditary hearing loss, hemophilia, and neurodegenerative diseases. He has published 43 peer-reviewed articles mainly in the field of gene delivery and has five issued patents.